Analyzing Hydropower Energy

The role of water as a multi-faceted necessity for humans cannot be more stressed upon since as many adaptive uses that were demanded of it by civilizations; water has met most of them or in some cases – all. Nature's most wonderful resource never ceases to amaze imaginations as it proves to be a resource …

Global Coal industry 2013-2018: Trends, Profits and Forecast Analysis

The global coal industry is expected to reach an estimated value of $1,037 billion by 2018. The major drivers of the coal industry are rising economic growth, increasing manufacturing base, and increasing demand for electricity. Availability of coal in abundance and relatively lower cost for coal generated power plants drives the demand for coal. APAC …

Global Solar Power Industry

The harnessing of solar energy is not new in fact, development of solar energy dates back more than 100 years, to the middle of the industrial revolution. Solar energy is pollution-free, an important benefit when the cost of removing pollutants from the environment is considered. For example, a typical SWH system will, over its lifetime, …

Global Nuclear Power Industry

With the Fukushima accident in 2011, the global nuclear industry has come under the spotlight as governments worldwide discuss the pros and cons of nuclear power. Regardless of the safety concerns of nuclear power, there is no doubt that nuclear power is here to stay. While many countries have put in motion plans to phase …

Gas Metering Report Edition 2 2017 – From 1st to 3rd Generation of Meter

 The Global Piped Gas Metering Landscape: The report analyses the gas meter market population in 2016;    Numbers of piped gas consumers Annual demand for gas meters in units and value for every gas consuming country. With 2016 as base year, sales are forecast from 2017 to 2021, analysed by meter type. The first chapter of …

Global Smart Grid Regulatory Index

Throughout the world, regulatory frameworks have been the driving force for smart grid infrastructure investment. Electric utilities are in many cases state-owned and in all cases are regulated entities, meaning the policies regulators put in place will often be the dominant driver of the market. Smart grid infrastructure is a classic example of an investment …